Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

LR Joins Collision Avoidance Research for Autonomous Ships

British classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) is taking part in the MAXCMAS project, a GBP 1.27 million (USD ...

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LR, HHI, HMD Team Up on STS LNG Bunkering Study

International classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) and South Korean shipbuilders Hyundai Heavy ...

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LR Presents Ship Autonomy Classification Scale

With autonomous ships expected to enter service soon, Lloyd’s Register has issued a new ShipRight procedure ...

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HMD’s LNG Bunkering Vessel Gets LR Clearance

International classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has issued an approval of principle (AiP) for ...

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HHI, GE, LR Join Forces on 14K Gas-Powered Boxship Design

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) signed a joint project with US-based technology ...

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Lloyd’s Register Returning to Iran

As the sanctions against Iran are being lifted the British classification society Lloyd’s Register is ...

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Insufficient Finances Blocking Development of LNG Bunkering

The LNG shipping market has been faced with lower rates amid growing LNG carrier fleet, a drop in liquid fuel ...

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Reliance on Technology a Double-Edged Sword

Data-centric engineering and technology have the potential to enhance safety at sea but could also diminish the ...

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Commercial Ships of 2030 Will Be Smart, Green and Connected

The marine technology of 2030 will combine developments from multiple scientific disciplines in ways that could ...

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LR to Class Largest Heavy Lift Crane Vessel

International classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has won a contract to class the world’s largest ...

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LR to Certify Small Commercial Ships in the Carribean

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has become the first classification society to certify small commercial ships operating ...

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LR, Penn Oak Energy Join Forces on LNG

Lloyd’s Register North America, Inc. (LR) has teamed with Penn Oak Energy Corp with the aim of helping companies ...

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Gibraltar Dismisses Lloyds’ LNG Bunkering Report

The government of Gibraltar dismissed a report made by the classification society Lloyds Register in respect of the ...

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LR to Class Maersk’s Boxship Newbuilds

LR to Class Maersk's Boxship Newbuilds

UK-based maritime classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) signed a contract with COSCO Zhoushan Shipyard ...

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Time to Adapt to New Emission Caps Fast Running Out

Time to Adapt to New Emission Caps Fast Running Out

Lloyd’s Register has issued new emissions guidelines and updated technical information to help operators in ...

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Lloyd’s Register to Class MOL’s Leviathans

Lloyd’s Register is going to class series of four 20,150 teu container ships ordered by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. ...

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Bigger Ships Needed for US Ethane Boom

Bigger Ships Needed for Ethane Boom

Lloyd’s Register has issued a report entitled Seaborne Ethane: a Report into the Commercial Need and ...

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Lloyd’s Register Takes Rules for Offshore Units Step Forward

Lloyd’s Register has launched its new Rules for Offshore Units in one single document following an in-depth ...

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Lloyd’s Register to Class Eco-Ferry Trio

Lloyd's Register to Class Eco-Ferries

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has been chosen to class BC Ferries’ three gas-fuelled ‘Intermediate Class’ newbuildings. ...

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Portsmouth Port Sets LNG Bunkering Project in Motion

Portsmouth Port Sets LNG Project in Motion

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has commenced a project to identify the technical specifications and develop operating ...

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LR to Class Unique Eco-Ferry

Lloyd’s Register will class Texelstroom, the 1,750-passenger, 350-vehicle, double ended ferry that will operate ...

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